People

Laura Martinez Sanchez

Laura Martinez-Sanchez joined the JRC in 2017 where she focuses on applying machine learning algorithms and GIS to monitor the vulnerability of Europe’s forests to exotic pests. Before joining the JRC, she collaborated with the Autonomous University of Barcelona as an assistant teacher for Coursera Courses and studied Pattern Analysis and Machine Learning at its Computer Vision Center.

Mission

As the science and knowledge service of the European Commission, the Joint Research Centre's mission is to support EU policies with independent evidence throughout the whole policy cycle.